Pakistan News: After the economic crisis, now Pakistan is facing shortage of medicines. The crisis of corona is spreading in the neighboring country at this time and meanwhile there is a shortage of medicines. Let us tell you that amidst the fear of a sixth wave of the Kovid-19 epidemic in Pakistan, there has been a shortage of medicines due to the imposition of heavy import duties on the medicines used in the treatment and prevention of this disease.
Corona cases increased rapidly in a few weeks
A media report said on Saturday that due to this the citizens are facing problems. There has been an increase in the cases of corona virus in Pakistan during the last few weeks and this indicates that its fight against the epidemic is not over yet.
severe economic crisis
The Express Tribune newspaper reported that the Pakistan government, which is facing severe economic crisis and dwindling foreign reserves, had reinstated the import duty on these drugs. The erstwhile Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf government in the country had declared equipment such as bullies, face masks and gloves tax-free.
Drug shortage confirmed
The newspaper said that Muhammad Atif, president of the Wholesale Medicines Association, has confirmed the shortage of medicines. Referring to the drug Panadol in particular, he said that there is a possibility of this drug disappearing from the local markets. Due to this the black market of medicines has also increased.